A single can cools to refreshing temperatures in 5 minutes; two cans or a bottle of wine, eight minutes. The contoured cradle will secure anything cylindrical, I would imagine it would be fun to experiment with blast chilling other things. And the LG man on hand said he'd never had a can blow up in his face—it's in the swirl, not the shake, he says.I've never purchased a refrigerator, but if I did (and I had a couple thousand dollars to spare), it would be this one.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.